Texas Beach Watch Program Includes SPI
POSTED: Thursday, April 9, 2009 - 8:27am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 12:32pm
The Texas Land Commissioner made a trip to South Padre Island to launch the Texas Beach Watch Program.
The program monitors water quality at all of Texas's top recreational beaches, which does include South Padre Island. The Texas Land Office measures it on a weekly bases and now beach goers can now check out the water quality with the click of a mouse at www.texasbeachwatch.com.
In total the Texas Land Office monitors 167 different sites.